The hurricane center said tropical storm watches could be needed for parts of the Carolinas later today. If the system becomes tropical (taking the name Irma) and continues on its northward track, its outer bands may eventually begin to have at least a limited impact on Atlantic Canada.
Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of Barcelona to decry terrorism and say no to violence in response to vehicle ramming and knife attacks, which killed 14 and injured 120 people in Catalonia in mid-August. Taxi drivers, emergency workers and ordinary citizens who helped in the early hours will head the march, followed by authorities, Colau said. In a first for a Spanish monarch, King Felipe VI joined a public demonstration, along with Prime Minister Mariano ...
Al-Quds, al-Ayyam and al-Hayat al-Jadida said Abbas spoke to Jordan's King Abdullah II via a phone call about the outcomes of his meeting with the United States delegation that is working to resume negotiations between Palestinians and Israel .
When asked if the Palestinians still place hope on the efforts of the administration and the delegates' visits to the region, Abbas' deputy answered, "You could say that we don't have any more delusions regarding the fact that their (the Americans') policies will lead to some sort of result".
The latest clashes were deadlier than a string of attack last October by the militants on three border posts that killed nine policemen and set off months of brutal counter-insurgency operations by Myanmar security forces against Rohingya communities in Rakhine state .
In the Latifi case, it upheld the right of Muslim women to maintenance till re-marriage. After hearing prolonged arguments, the bench had reserved its verdict on a clutch of petitions, including the one by Shayara Banu, who challenged the Muslim Personal Law and its retrograde practices.
The situation in San Francisco is complicated by the fact that the rally is planned to be held in a national park, within the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Police plan to separate the Patriot Prayer rally-goers from any counter-protesters expected to attend. Cities across the United States are on high alert following an August 12 rally in Charlottesville , Virginia where Neo-Nazis, KKK members and various white nationalist factions carrying tiki torches clashed with ...
The move prompted backlash from developers online, and lead to the creation of a #StopRemovingIranianApps on Twitter hashtag. The iPhone maker has in recent weeks removed a slew of Iranian apps from its marketplace, including the popular ride-hailing service Snapp, which operates in the Middle Eastern country, according to The New York Times , which spoke to affected developers.
On Aug. 1, the group attacked a Shiite mosque in the western city of Herat during evening prayer, killing nearly 40. Deadly attacks against Shiite Muslims in Afghanistan have increased in recent months, and a local affiliate of the Islamic State has claimed responsibility for many of them.
The judge says the court did not believe the explanation and would issue a warrant for her arrest. Yingluck's whereabouts were not immediately known and her absence fuelled speculation that she might have left the country. Thailand's junta has clamped down since the coup, suppressing dissent and banning political gatherings of more than five people. Last month, Yingluck herself openly acknowledged her need for public support, writing on her Facebook page, "I would like to transform your ...
Although Macau residents readily welcomed the help of the People's Liberation Army in cleaning and relief operations after Wednesday's devastating typhoon, the move is a cautionary warning to Hong Kong on being well-prepared for natural disasters, commentators said on Friday.
A couple takes a selfie as Hoa Binh hydroelectric power plant opens the flood gates after a heavy rainfall caused by Talas typhoon in Hoa Binh province, outside Hanoi, Vietnam July 20, 2017. At least eight people were reported dead and another 153 injured in Macau. "I got out of the vehicle and picked them up so that people could use the roads again", he was quoted as saying.
The decapitated , limbless torso was discovered in Koge Bay on Monday by a passing cyclist and DNA was compared to genetic material from relatives of Ms Wall . In a chilling case, the reporter's decapitated body was found in waters off Copenhagen. An investigation into Wall's death in ongoing, police said.
Elizabeth Goitein, co-director of the Brennan Center's Liberty and National Security Program, said the DOJ's decision to narrow the warrant is a clear retreat from a troubling and controversial approach. Quelling fears of constitutional violations, the Department of Justice reassured that any information that goes beyond the scope of the modified warrant will be sealed away and not revisited without further notice from the court.
Asked whether he had shaken off the complacency that he blamed for his disappointing showing at the Budapest worlds, Schooling laughed and shook his head. Malaysia's Welson Sim won the men's 200m freestyle in 1:47.79, another new Games mark, adding to the hosts' table-topping gold-medal haul which stood at 40 after Tuesday's events.
Or maybe you're just a pack rat. A group called Astronomers Without Borders is planning a collection drive for used eclipse glasses which it will distribute to schools in areas where the 2019 eclipse will be visible, giving students the opportunity to fall in love with astronomy.
The suspect, Andrew Schneck , 25, was released from probation previous year following a 2015 conviction for storing explosives, Acting US Attorney Abe Martinez revealed in Monday's statement . That's when the ranger noticed a timer and wires in the boxes, federal prosecutors say. When the ranger spotted Schneck, he reportedly admitted that he wanted to destroy the statue, saying he "did not like the guy", according to NBC News .
The President is set to make a major announcement during event at the Phoenix Convention Center . There was speculation that Trump might announce a presidential pardon of former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio , who was found guilty of criminal contempt last month.
In the letter, he alleged that Sasikala was allowed to wear civilian clothes inside the prison, a vehicle was given to her to leave the jail premises and also arrangements were made for a burqa to cover her identity. The video is being produced as a proof that she had been receiving special treatment while inside the jail. Police sources said that the women police officer, who had given a detailed report on the irregularities in the Central Prison to the then DGP of Prisons H.N.